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Wayne Alan Brenner

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Wayne Alan Brenner has been covering arts and culture for The Austin Chronicle for 20 years, bringing you the brilliant, the odd, and the underexposed.

110 articles in 2018   •   page 1 of 3

Literally Show Me a Healthy Person

Darcie Wilder might make you stop wanting someone to hurt you

Arts Daily, Dec. 28, 2018 8:00 AM

Top 10 Local Tastes of Heaven on Earth

A seemingly random assortment of flavors linked by excellence

Food Feature, Dec. 27, 2018

Wayne Alan Brenner’s Top 10 Arts-Related Things I Enjoyed in 2018

Representational and digital art, plus theatre rooted in history proved especially mind-blowing this year

Arts Feature, Dec. 27, 2018

"Martin Mazorra: Language of Flowers" at O2 Gallery

Woodcut and letterpress brilliance brings a garden of visual delights

Arts Review, Dec. 27, 2018

Post No Williams: A Vivid Section of the Human Animal

A tripartite view of The Collected Stories of Diane Williams

Arts Daily, Dec. 24, 2018 10:00 AM

"Suchitra Mattai: Landfall" at grayDUCK Gallery

The artist's channeled chaos vividly explores relationships between the natural and human worlds

Arts Review, Dec. 20, 2018

Calvin Gimpelevich’s Invasions Hurts So Good

New collection from Instar Books explores love in many forms

Arts Daily, Dec. 17, 2018 10:00 AM

Texas Vodka Made from … Black-Eyed Peas?

Forth Worth’s BLK EYE Vodka brings the luck for New Year’s Eve

Food Daily, Dec. 14, 2018 10:00 AM

“Alba Corral: Thoughts in Action” at Generative Art Project

The new gallery screens our present into the future with beauty and depth

Arts Review, Dec. 13, 2018

Book This Gift, You Graphic Self-Chronicler

Because your life’s narrative structure deserves some good paneling

Arts Daily, Dec. 6, 2018 11:30 AM

Books to Read and Wrap for the Holidays

One family man’s fight to survive divine assaults and a community turned against him becomes a rollicking, rambling epic, superbly rendered

Arts Feature, Dec. 6, 2018

Book This Gift, You Comics-Loving Citizen

Because the All-Trans Comics Anthology is a many-splendored thing

Arts Daily, Dec. 5, 2018 1:00 PM

Book This Gift, You Constant Reader

Kristi Coulter’s newest will slake your need-some-wisdom thirst

Arts Daily, Dec. 4, 2018 4:20 PM

The Found Footage Festival Comes to Austin

Traveling showcase of video hilarity screens at the North Door

Screens Feature, Nov. 29, 2018

EAST 2018: Brenner’s Picks

Our savvy arts reprobate has a few suggestions for you, comma, citizen

Arts Daily, Nov. 15, 2018 7:55 AM

Fabulous Realism at Atelier Dojo's Art Gym

Artists are ready to school you in their new studio at Canopy

Arts Feature, Nov. 15, 2018

UPDATE: Hyde Park's Dolce Vita Is Closing

Beloved neighborhood gelato joint to shutter on Sun., Nov. 11

Food Daily, Nov. 9, 2018 12:48 PM

East Austin Studio Tour: The Eureka Room

Hey, pssssst, citizen: Wanna have your mind blown?

Arts Daily, Nov. 8, 2018 4:15 PM

Frank & Angie’s: Closing Forever After Nov. 17

We told you this was coming, and, damn it, here it is

Food Daily, Nov. 6, 2018 4:50 PM

East Austin Studio Tour: Who Is Marc English?

That question will be answered, vividly, and pretty much in full

Arts Daily, Nov. 6, 2018 4:15 PM

The Best of John Rabon Is on Its Way

In a manner of speaking, baby, in a manner of speaking

Arts Daily, Oct. 31, 2018 11:30 AM

Texas BBQ: Small Town to Downtown

Wyatt McSpadden

Food Feature, Oct. 25, 2018

Check, Please!

Ngozi Ukazu

Food Feature, Oct. 25, 2018

Jason Lutes: Berlin

Texas Book Festival brings the author and his magnum opus to Austin

Arts Daily, Oct. 22, 2018 10:00 AM

The Grand Re-Opening of the Museum of Natural and Artificial Ephemerata

Local treasure comes weirdin’ on back with a new annex and guidebook

Arts Daily, Oct. 17, 2018 1:11 PM

Austin Filmmakers’ Waking Nightmares

They're just making a movie. What could possibly go wrong?

Screens Feature, Oct. 4, 2018

Seeking Out Sardines

In which we visit a pair of prime dining spots for the tiny savories

Food Feature, Sep. 27, 2018

Is Anime Pop … Austin’s Primo Anime Shop?

You betcher Godzilla-sized Gundam it is, baby

Arts Daily, Sep. 25, 2018 12:45 PM

The British Are Coming! The British Are Coming!

Or, well, they’re at least breathing heavily at Central Market

Food Daily, Sep. 19, 2018 11:00 AM

Who Says There’s No Art Openings This Weekend?

Are you kidding, citizen? Are you, what, pulling our cultural leg?

Arts Daily, Sep. 14, 2018 10:04 AM

What’s So Funny About This Thursday Night?

Austin’s Dirty Sixth is where you’ll find the answer to that question

Arts Daily, Sep. 12, 2018 3:30 PM

Five Strange & Beautiful Pins You Should Know About

Because you don’t want your lapels going around all, ugh, naked

Design Daily, Sep. 11, 2018 8:00 AM

Looking For a Writing Class, Austinite?

Calling all writers sick of their cruel inner critics

Arts Daily, Sep. 9, 2018 12:34 PM

Ngozi Ukazu Hip-Checks This Year’s Staple! Expo

Local artist brings a hockey team’s worth of wit & bro-centric warmth

Arts Daily, Sep. 5, 2018 1:00 PM

10 Recommended Food & Drink Events This Fall

Looking for a few culinary celebrations, are you?

Chron Events Daily, Aug. 29, 2018 12:50 PM

Kaci Beeler: Perfect Servings for One

The hextuple-threat artist’s work goes live and visual at St. Ed’s

Arts Daily, Aug. 29, 2018 12:40 PM

Are Kids These Days Bringing OOB the Laughter for Love’s Sake?

What dire agenda, we wonder, lurks beneath their odd & infectious joy?

Arts Daily, Aug. 28, 2018 3:00 PM

Were You at Pop Cats This Past Weekend?

Unless it’s only ever dogs for you, citizen, you should’ve been

Arts Daily, Aug. 27, 2018 11:15 AM

24 Diner x Bell’s Brewery: Illuminatily Delicious

Michigan-based beercrafters supercharge the succulence

Food Daily, Jul. 26, 2018 4:00 PM

Ice Cream of Genius (with the Light Brown Caramel)

Forgive us, Stephen Foster, but we like Lick lots

Food Daily, Jul. 25, 2018 2:30 PM

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